CAE Pilot Program

Frontier Airlines

Frontier Airlines is committed to offering "Low Fares Done Right" to more than 100 destinations in the continental United States, Canada, Caribbean, Central America and Mexico on more than 500 daily flights. At Frontier, we believe the Skies are for Everyone and our hard-working aviation professionals pride themselves in delivering the company's signature hospitality to all our customers. We’re America’s Greenest Airline, 43% more fuel efficient than other airlines and approaching 100 air seat miles flown per gallon of fuel consumed. Be a part of the movement towards greener skies, better destinations, and quicker advancement as we nearly triple our size in the next several years.

Job Summary

This program is designed to identify strong candidates from CAE in order to provide them a structured pathway to a career as a Frontier pilot. If you are not a pilot from the CAE program, please choose a different job to apply into.

Hiring Requirements

FAA commercial pilot's license with instrument and multi-engine ratings

  • FAA commercial pilot's license with instrument and multi-engine ratings
  • Actively employed by CAE as an Instructor Pilot
  • ATP or r-ATP eligible (ATP/CTP and written completed prior start date)
  • Current first-class FAA medical certificate
  • Valid U.S. passport
  • FCC Radio Operator's Permit
  • Legal right to work in, and travel freely in and out of, the United States
  • Available any day of the week, nights, weekends, holidays, and overnights
  • Ability to relocate or commute
  • Ability and desire to maintain a well-groomed and professional appearance
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug testing and background checks
  • Ability to travel in and out of the U.S. to all cities/countries served by Frontier
  • Prospective Instructor Pilots must complete their ATP CTP and ATP written with CAE.


  • Bachelor of Science in Aviation Curriculum
  • 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) or above
  • Leaders within their communities
  • Members of club or organizations
  • Community service oriented